Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Doc29
N 41° 56.034 W 091° 40.034
15T E 610491 N 4643296
Quick Description: The coordinates will take you to the front enterance of Hawkeye Downs Speedway.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 9/27/2007 8:12:32 PM
Waymark Code: WM29JF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
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Long Description:
HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY has been a fixture in Cedar Rapids since 1925 in one form or another operating under different names including Frontier Park and the Cedar Rapids Speedway. From it's opening until 1989 the facility was a dirt track. The 1989 season saw Hawkeye Downs become Iowa's first weekly paved oval with both 1/4 mile and 1/2 mile tracks, paved pits, an enclosed tech building and inspection area, MUSCO broadcast quality lighting, electronic message board, full concession facilities and many other features.

HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY has become a popular venue over the years for visiting regional and national series including the ASA Late Model Series, USAC Sprints and Midgets, IMCA Summer Series, the Mid-American Stock Car Series, Mid-American Super Trucks, Auto Value Super Sprints,HOSS Winged Sprint Cars, McLeod Gold Star Series, NASCAR REMAX Series,American IndyCar Series,ASA, UMARA Midgets and many others.

The track is located at 4400 6th Street SW Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
Type of Track: Oval Paved

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